CHICAGO – A black-and-white sign that hangs above the home bench at the Blackhawks’ practice facility offers a simple 10-word message.
CHICAGO – Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville assumed the role of a Detroit Red Wings defender Monday as he tried to poke-check the puck away from some of his players.
CHICAGO – One bad-angle overtime goal was enough to grab the attention of the Blackhawks. Once that shot went in for Jason Zucker, it was all over for the Minnesota Wild.
CHICAGO – Marian Hossa scored twice to back a strong effort by goalie Corey Crawford, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Minnesota Wild 5-1 Thursday night to win their first-round playoff series 4-1.
CHICAGO – At 36 years old, veteran center Michal Handzus still is able to improve his game.
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Patrick Sharp scored two goals for Chicago, and the Blackhawks ratcheted up their defense, putting the Minnesota Wild on the brink of elimination with a 3-0 victory Tuesday night.
ST. PAUL, Minn. – In his eight-year NHL career, Hawks defenseman Duncan Keith is a plus-103.
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Blackhawks rookie Brandon Saad thought that he had a good regular season.
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville gathered his players in the right faceoff circle during practice Monday at the Xcel Energy Center.
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Patrick Kane turned and shot, turned and shot, turned and shot.
CHICAGO – Duncan Keith looked at me as if I had a couple of screws loose.
CHICAGO – A year ago, Brandon Saad was just a footnote when he made his postseason debut for the Blackhawks against the Phoenix Coyotes. He skated for just more than 10 minutes in two games and picked up his first career NHL point on an assist, but the Hawks were eliminated in the first round.
CHICAGO (AP) — All a great regular season got the Blackhawks when they playoffs began Tuesday night was a lot of extra work.
CHICAGO – Before donning his gear and skating directly into the playoff spotlight, Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford practiced one more time Monday at the United Center.